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IDA welcomes the announcement today that Hibernia Networks have committed to landing a direct connection of its Express International Tier 1 connection to Cork via a new landing station.
Nelipak Healthcare Packaging, a leading provider of custom thermoformed packaging to the Medical Device and Pharmaceutical markets, today announced the expansion of its workforce at its Irish operation. The announcement, which follows on steady growth at the Galway operation, sees an increase of 10 employees to the permanent headcount. Development of new products and services at the Galway facility over the last 5, years have seen an increase to its headcount from 62 to 86 people.
While foreign investment has obvious direct benefits, Ireland's currently strong FDI performance is producing very significant economic benefits all over the country, particularly for the construction industry. One of the most clear examples of this is in the city of Limerick, in the south-west region of Ireland.
The Irish Medical Devices Association (IMDA), the Ibec groups that represent the medical technology sector, today announced Nypro Healthcare as the Company of the Year at the Irish Medical Technology Industry Awards, jointly hosted with Enterprise Ireland and IDA Ireland, in the Limerick Strand Hotel, last night.
The Irish Medical Devices Association (IMDA), the Ibec group that represent the medical technology sector, today published its latest sentiment survey in advance of their annual CEO Forum, jointly hosted with Enterprise Ireland and IDA Ireland, in the Limerick Strand Hotel. The survey shows that 94% of companies are confident about their business, with 42% saying they are more confident now than they were three months ago.
Fidelity Investments®, one of the world’s largest providers of financial services, today celebrated the opening of its second Dublin office with a ceremony attended by An Tánaiste, Joan Burton TD and Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD, and Fidelity executives and employees.
Allianz Worldwide Care, has announced it is to create 100 new positions in Dublin and move into a number of newly purchased offices in Park West Business Campus, Dublin 12, where its Irish Branch is currently based. The new roles will span the entire business with an emphasis on claims, helpline and client services, medical services, underwriting and pricing.
Over 1,150 overseas companies have chosen Ireland as their strategic location in Europe
Calypso Technology, a leading provider of capital markets software solutions, is to establish a Managed Services Centre in Dublin with plans to create up to 150 skilled roles.
Some 2,000 entrepreneurs, investors and researchers are to gather in Dublin today for Ireland’s first National Innovation Showcase.